Diane Larson Biography and Wiki
Diane Larson is an American award-winning news anchor for 13abc Action News. She is a recipient of Emmy awards, Associated Press awards, and Edward R. Murrow awards. She was the first living woman inducted into the Ohio Associated Press Broadcasters Hall of Fame.
Diane Larson Age and Birthday
Diane has not disclosed any information regarding her age, birthday, or her date of birth thus making it difficult to know her exact age.
Diane Larson Height and Weight
She appears to be quite tall in stature if her photos, relative to her surroundings, are anything to go by.
Diane Larson Family and Education
Diane was born and raised in Canton, Ohio. After doing our research, details about her parents are not available and it is also not known if she has any siblings. Coming to her educational background, Diane is a graduate of Bowling Green State University.
Diane Larson Husband and Daughter
Diane is happily married to her husband Andy, They have been blessed with one daughter in their marriage. Andy also has helped raise money to fight neuromuscular diseases through the Jerry Lewis Labor Day Telethon and served as honorary chair for several other fund-raisers.
Diane Larson 13ABC and Channel 13
Larson co-anchors 13abc Action News at Five, Six, and Eleven along with Lee Conklin. They’ve had a successful on-air partnership for more than 20 years. She is an award-winning journalist who’s been honored with Emmy awards, Associated Press awards, and Edward R. Murrow awards for her work on-air and she’s helmed newscasts that have earned the stations dozens of awards as well.
She received the Golden Touchstone Award from the Toledo Press Club, was named a YWCA Milestones honoree, one of the 100 Women of Influence by the Girl Scouts of Western Ohio and Diane was the first living woman inducted in the Ohio Associated Press Broadcasters Hall of Fame and only the second woman ever at the time.
Among her more memorable assignments were traveling to China to cover the story of the Panda exhibit at the Toledo Zoo; going to Israel for a history-making visit by the WNIT Champion University of Toledo Rockets, and being in Washington for President Bill Clinton’s first inauguration.
She also a one-on-one interview with President Barack Obama during his run for re-election in 2012 and dinner at the White House with a group of journalists at the invitation of President Donald Trump in 2017.
Diane has moderated a number of political debates which were broadcast live on 13abc and in some cases, live nationwide on C-SPAN. And she had the exciting opportunity to report on the red carpet at the Oscars.
What you see on TV is only part of what Diane has done in the community. She’s helped raise tens of millions of dollars for local organizations like the Juvenile Diabetes Research Founding, The Muscular Dystrophy Association, Taste of the Nation Toledo, and ZESToledo which are programs that help eliminate childhood hunger in our community.
Diane regularly emcees the YWCA Milestones Award which honors outstanding women in our community, the Marathon Classic Women’s Summit, and the tournament’s charity luncheon, and as well as 13abc’s Hope for the Holidays campaign which collects toys for kids who may not otherwise get a present during the holidays.
Diane Larson Salary
Diane receives an annual salary ranging between $ 24,292 and $ 72,507 which translates to an hourly average wage of between $ 10.15 and $ 31.32.
Diane Larson Net Worth
Diane has an estimated Net Worth of $1.5 Million as of 2022, she has amassed this amount from her career as a news journalist for ABC News and other previous networks she has worked for.